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La Roque-sur-Pernes tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Roque-sur-Pernes in Vaucluse

Photo is of Le Beaucet at 1 km from La Roque-sur-Pernes

Visit La Roque-sur-Pernes: highlights and tourist information

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La Roque-sur-Pernes is situated in the Vaucluse department and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Beaucet at 1 km and Venasque at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Roque-sur-Pernes, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Roque-sur-Pernes in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 1 km (direction east-north-east)

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte...

See Le Beaucet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 4 km (direction east-north-east)

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley...

See Venasque guide


at 4 km (direction west-north-west)

Pernes-les-Fontaines takes its name from the large number of historic fountains...

See Pernes-les-Fontaines guide


at 7 km (direction south-south-east)

The highlight of your visit to Fontaine-de-Vaucluse is the...

See Fontaine-de-Vaucluse guide


at 8 km (direction south-west)

L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue is a pretty town well known for its rivers and their...

See L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue guide
Abbey of Senanque

Abbey of Senanque

Abbey at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

Senanque Abbey is a roman style abbey in Provence surrounded...

See Abbey of Senanque guide
Village des Bories

Village des Bories

at 10 km (direction south-east)

The Village des Bories, near Gordes in Provence, is a...

See Village des Bories guide


at 10 km (direction north-west)

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always...

See Carpentras guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction south-east)

The exceptionally pretty-village of Gordes is also one of...

See Gordes guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

Oppede might be less visited than the more famous...

See Oppede-le-Vieux guide
The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon

Scenery at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

The Ochre mines of Roussillon are eroded into beautiful colours and shapes...

See The Ochre Footpath of Roussillon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction east-south-east)

As well as the orange houses of the village...

See Roussillon guide
Luberon Natural Park

Luberon Natural Park

Natural Parc at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

The Luberon Regional Natural Parc includes several of the most...

See Luberon Natural Park guide
Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching views...

See Le Barroux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Vaucluse

Map of places to visit near La Roque-sur-Pernes


Markets in and near La Roque-sur-Pernes

  • Pernes-les-Fontaines: market Saturday (5km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Gordes: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Le Thor: market Saturday (11km)
  • Maubec: market Sunday (15km)
  • Vedene: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Cavaillon: market Monday (17km)
  • Roussillon: market Thursday (17km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (17km)
  • Sorgues: market Sunday (19km)

More information about La Roque-sur-Pernes, Provence

Tourist attractions near La Roque-sur-Pernes, France

What to do at La Roque-sur-Pernes? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Roque-sur-Pernes.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (26km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (25km)
  • Glanum (30km)
  • Montmajour Abbey (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (11km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Montmajour (Arles) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (49km)
  • Eglise et cloitres de Saint Trophime, Eglise de Saint-Honorat des Alycamps (Arles) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (3km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (19km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (23km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (27km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (30km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (40km)
  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (53km)

Geography and distances

La Roque-sur-Pernes is in the south-east of France at 24 kilometres from Avignon, the department capital (general information: La Roque-sur-Pernes is 582 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roque-sur-Pernes

Canton: Pernes-les-Fontaines

Arrondissement: Carpentras

Department: Vaucluse

Region: Provence

Postcode: 84210

Distance to La Roque-sur-Pernes

from Avignon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 582 km

from Calais: 813 km

from Nice: 176 km

from Bordeaux: 461 km

from Strasbourg: 551 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Nice or Marseille airport. Driving is also possible - coming by car to the region takes about 10 hours from the cross-channel ferry ports. For driving distances to La Roque-sur-Pernes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Le Beaucet, Malemort-du-Comtat, Pernes-les-Fontaines, Saint-Didier and Venasque.

This page in French: Visiter La Roque-sur-Pernes

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